PLANED is pleased to be working in partnership with Bluestone and the Retreats Group, to offer a £1,500 Bursary for 18-21 years olds within the county, about to enter higher education.
2019 will be the first year of the PLANED Pembrokeshire Bursary, each year it will focus on one of the key economic sectors of the county.
For this first year of the Bursary, the area of focus will be the Tourism & Hospitality Sector.
With tourism and hospitality currently employing approximately over 17% of the workforce within the county, we want to help promote what is on offer within the sector, at all levels, which are also year-around, full-time, and with opportunities for career development.
How to apply
The Bursary is £1,500 for the academic year 2019-2020, and will be paid in three termly instalments of £500 should the successful applicant continue to be within higher education.
The Bursary is open to all Pembrokeshire resident 18-21 year olds, who are applying to any higher education establishment within the United Kingdom to commence their studies in autumn 2019.
All applicants for the Bursary will be expected to complete a short 250 word maximum assignment, on the importance of this sector to Pembrokeshire, both now and in the future.